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Derrytrasna Loop

Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, Oxford Island Nature Reserve, Craigavon, County Armagh, BT66 6NJ
Derrytrasna Loop

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Starting at the Lough Neagh Discovery Centre and Oxford Island Nature Reserve this route follows the shoreline before heading into the urban town of Craigavon. The route passes many points of interest. Bike hire is available nearby.

Public roads: On Public Road

Getting to the start: Route Number NCN 94 The Loughshore Trail. The Lough Neagh Discovery is signposted off the M1 Motorway. Bus transport is available from Craigavon Town Centre. Car Parking is available at The Discovery Centre and also Kinnego Marina.

Traffic: Cyclists will experience traffic en route especially approaching the town of Criagavon. Part of this cycle way is on traffic free paths.

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Finish Point:


Pubic roads and tarmac paths.

Point of interest:
Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, Oxford Island Nature Reserve, Kinnego Marina, Craigavon Lakes and City Park, Craigavon Watersports Centre (Bike Hire Available) Emersons Quay, Tannaghmore Animal Farm & Gardens.

Restaurant, Car Parking and Toilet facilities are available at The Lough Neagh Discovery Centre.

National Cycle Network (NCN) 94 The Loughshore Trail Route Map. Also free Loughshore Trail brochure.

Publication availability:
Map available to buy from Brochure available to download from or Also available from Tourist Information Centres around the Lough.

Nearest town:

OS map:

Accessible toilet facilities:


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  • Free (parking charges may apply)

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